American Association of University Women Educational Foundation

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMEN EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION: Applications are available 1 August. Write or call the foundation, 1111 16th St., NW, Washington, DC 20036 (202 728-7602;

American Fellowships: One-year fellowships for women who are citizens or permanent residents of the US and who are in their final year of writing the dissertation or are conducting research at the postdoctoral level.

Career Development Grants: Awarded to women who, through higher education, are reentering the work force, making a career change, or advancing their current career.

International Fellowships: Support qualified women from abroad who wish to undertake advanced studies or research in the US. Applicants must hold the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree.

Selected Professions Fellowships: Awarded to women for graduate study in designated fields where female participation has been low.

Community Action Grants: Provide funds for programs or nondegree research projects that promote education and equity for women and girls.